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RACGP events and courses

VIC

01 Jul 2017 - 30 Jun 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 1 - Safer Opioid prescribing
ONLINE TRAINING

RACGP Victoria is offering online training with information and strategies for safer prescribing opioids. This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

Prescribers must be registered with AHPRA to be eligible for this training.

Register here MATOD Module 1

Please contact Lizette Fox-Miller if you don't have an RACGP number to access this online training. This training is accessible by default for Victorian GPs, interstate GPs please request access.

This education is an online session accredited for 4 Category 2 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Note: by registering to this training you give your consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

09 Feb 2019

VIC

Intermediate Clinical Emergency Mgt Program - Melbourne

This one day highly interactive workshop focuses on recognition and management of medical emergencies in general practice, including acute coronary syndrome, acute asthma, anaphylaxis and effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), which meets the 2017-19 triennium basic CPR course requirement. It also meets the basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) training requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship.

Contact: RACGP

Tel: 03 8699 0557

10 Feb 2019

VIC

Intermediate Clinical Emergency Mgt Program - Melbourne

This one day highly interactive workshop focuses on recognition and management of medical emergencies in general practice, including acute coronary syndrome, acute asthma, anaphylaxis and effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), which meets the 2017-19 triennium basic CPR course requirement. It also meets the basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) training requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship.

Contact: RACGP

Tel: 03 8699 0557

17 Feb 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 2
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (registrations from 8.40am)
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne Vic 3002

RACGP Victoria offers MATOD education for GPs helping their patients safely manage their opioid dependence. Training enables attendees to prescribe pharmacotherapy to more than 5 patients and methadone.

To be eligible for training, attendees must practicing in Victoria, be supporting patients within six months of training, complete MATOD Module 1 online and be registered with AHPRA.

This activity is funded by the Victorian Government.

This education is an interactive session presented by MATOD specialist GPs accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

19 Feb 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.

Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

16 Mar 2019

VIC

Next: RACGP New Fellows Day

Date: Saturday 16 March 2019
Time: 2.00-4.00 pm information session
4.00-5.00 pm family activities
Venue: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade East Melbourne - with activities in Yarra Park/MCG (weather permitting)
Registration: Complimentary - includes afternoon tea, family activities

Hosted by the Victorian new Fellows Committee, this interactive afternoon will outline the 'next' step in your GP career and the 'next' step post fellowship.

During the session, new Fellows will be given an opportunity to uncover and explore the benefits of RACGP membership with presentations from a number of guest speakers from across the college. Following the formalities, new Fellows are invited to bring along partners and family members to join them for fun activities to finish the afternoon with their alumni.

Complimentary tickets include afternoon tea and fun activities for all the family.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

23 Mar 2019

VIC

Planning for the Unplanned

Date: Saturday 23 March 2019
Registration: 12.30 - 1.00 pm
Sessions: 1.00 - 4.30 pm, followed by networking until 5.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $75
Non-members Price: $90

Planning for the unplanned - will discuss unplanned pregnancy within the GP consultation, including the differing laws within Australia. It will explore sTOP abortion pathways available now with the changes to the Pregnancy Advisory Service and then will discuss mTOP and what the GP needs to know, where and how to access it, and encourage you to gain accreditation to become an MTOP provider for your patients and community. The sessions will include cases and allow time for GPs to network and seek out current providers of mTOP.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

24 Mar 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 2
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (registrations from 8.40am)
Location: Western Vic PHN Offices, 131 Myers Street, Geelong VIC 3220

RACGP Victoria offers MATOD education for GPs helping their patients safely manage their opioid dependence. Training enables attendees to prescribe pharmacotherapy to more than 5 patients and methadone.

To be eligible for training, attendees must practicing in Victoria, be supporting patients within six months of training, complete MATOD Module 1 online and be registered with AHPRA.

This activity is funded by the Victorian Government.

This education is an interactive session presented by MATOD specialist GPs accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

30 Mar 2019

VIC

Dermatology in General Practice 2019

Date:Saturday 30 March 2018
Time: 8.45 am - 5.00 pm
Location: Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, 65 Queens Road, Melbourne.
Members Price: $250
Non-members Price: $360

The 2019 Dermatology in general practice workshop will provide GPs with the skills to confidently diagnose and treat a range of common skin problems frequently seen in general practice. Each session will be practical in nature and highly interactive, consisting of case studies and small group learning.

Accreditation: This workshop will be accredited for 40 Category 1 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

04 May 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 2
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (registrations from 8.40am)
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne Vic 3002

RACGP Victoria offers MATOD education for GPs helping their patients safely manage their opioid dependence. Training enables attendees to prescribe pharmacotherapy to more than 5 patients and methadone.

To be eligible for training, attendees must practicing in Victoria, be supporting patients within six months of training, complete MATOD Module 1 online and be registered with AHPRA.

This activity is funded by the Victorian Government.

This education is an interactive session presented by MATOD specialist GPs accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488